Dragon statue in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Because I’ve been told I’m part Slovenian but know nothing about my homeland, any time I encounter a reference to Slovenia, I’m all over it. I recently found this picture of a Dragon statue in Ljubljana, Slovenia. I don’t know where Ljubljana...

Beautiful photo that looks like Rennaissance art

I did a double or triple take at this photo…actually I still can’t see it as a photo; it looks like a Renaissance painting to my eyes. I cannot track down who captured it, but I found the image on multiple “photos that look like paintings”...

Teatime with a fairy

Actually, it’s “Teatime with Tinkerbell,” but I like the double entendre. In this photo (can’t find the photographer) Helen Stifler is cosplaying Tinkerbell. Her expression is perfect; I love the composition; and while we are mixing up fabled...

Morena Baccarin’s adorable expression

I’m smitten. Ever since seeing her in the Joss Whedon science fiction series Firefly, I’ve had a heavy crush on Brazilian-American actress Morena Maccarin. Besides Firefly, I loved her in Homeland (a wonderful dramatic role as Nick Brody’s wife ), V...

Beautiful landscape image by Carlos Lazarini

Discovered this beautiful image on ALK3R’s WordPress photo blog. The photo is by Carlos Lazarini, a Sao Paulo photographer with a great eye. Sounds like he’s self-taught and focuses on scenery. This shot just draws me in so strongly. Something about the...

Smiling Syrian boy offering tea – So sweet!

“If I had a super power, it would be to fly. I would tell other children from around the world to come and play with me and my sisters, and to drink tea together!” ~ Mohamad, a Syrian refugee in Lebanon One of the top-rated comments on reddit for this picture of the...

Child’s coffin found at construction site

It was the beautiful face that caught my attention. But as I realized what I was admiring, I began to feel a little sick. This beautiful child died in the 1870’s, and this is a picture of her extremely well preserved corpse. You can see the casket on the...

Woman is the Tree of Life

I just love this image. The symbolism..the peace…the harmony. Life…growth…deep roots. It speaks to me somehow. However, when I Googled the image, the results pointed to “hippie...